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  • I am sorry, but I do not know anything about a program for recovering Social Security from years in training and combat.

    However, here are a few links that may be able to help you:
    The United States Department of Veterans Affairs: http://www.vba.va.gov/VBA/

    Department of Defense's Wounded, Ill and Injured Compensation and Benefits Handbook: http://warriorcare.dodlive.mil/files/2011/11/2011-DoD-Compensation-and-Benefits-Handbook1.pdf

    From the U.S. Office of Personnel Management: CSRS and FERS Creditable Military Service: http://www.opm.gov/retire/pubs/handbook/C022.pdf

    Combat Related Special Compensation (CRSC) Frequently Asked Questions from Military.com: http://www.military.com/benefits/military-pay/special-pay/combat-related-special-compensation-crsc-faqs.html

    We wish you all the best and hope you find the benefits you are looking for. Please update your New Retirement Calculator profile with any additional information you find to get a better idea of the strength of your retirement finances.

    Sincerely,
    http://www.NewRetirement.com

  • Login to rate this answer:   Answered on 11/30/2012
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